• Beach at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island
  • Orangutan at Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre
  • Pygmy Elephants at Kinabatangan River
  • Visit the Famous Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur

Best of Malaysia

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  • Duration: 15 days
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    • Price from: MYR 5295 , Select your currency:  USD 1218
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      •  EUR 1112
      •  GBP 953
      •  AUD 1641
      •  CAD 1694

Experience the best travel offerings that Malaysia has to offer with our Best of Malaysia tour!

This 15-days tour will begin in Kuala Lumpur, where you will explore the cultural heritage and architectural pride of Malaysia through the heritage walk, as well as the KL Twin Towers tour. After the dizzying big city experience, you will then continue your tour to the nature city of Sandakan in the island of Borneo – home of the iconic orang utan and long-nosed proboscis monkey. Sandakan will give you an opportunity to get up close and personal with nature. If you’re lucky, you may even encounter the elusive herd of Bornean pygmy elephants!

From Sandakan, your journey will then continue to Kota Kinabalu – the thriving city capital of Sabah. Depending on your keenness on adventure and fitness level, you will get to enjoy Sabah’s exhilarating white water rafting.

On the last leg of the tour, you will enjoy a magical six-days stay at the beautiful Perhentian Island. With a gorgeous stretch of white sandy beach and sparkling blue waters, Perhentian is a great snorkeling and diving hub. Be sure to soak up the sun and explore every inch of the island while you’re there!

Included: Transfers • Accommodation • English-speaking guide • Entrance fees • meals as mentioned in the itinerary

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Day 1
Hello, Kuala Lumpur!

Welcome to Kuala Lumpur!

Upon arrival at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), we will meet you up and transfer you to your hotel.

Here, you will experience the bustling metropolitan of Kuala Lumpur; also known as the 'garden city of lights', which is famous for its shopping, nightlife and delicious food. Witness the intoxicating modernity of KL City as the city that never sleeps. Don't forget to take this opportunity to shop and eat!
You will be staying at Hotel Stripes in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

Included

Accommodation at Hotel Stripes - Deluxe Room • Airport transfer

Day 2
KL Heritage Walk & KL Twin Towers tour

Rise and shine!

After breakfast, you will begin your day with a tour around the KL Heritage Walk. During this tour, you will get to see important KL landmarks, such as Masjid Jamek, the Central Market, Little India and Chinatown. This tour will give you plenty of opportunities to work on your street photography, sample delicious street food and do some souvenir shopping.

In the afternoon, after lunch, you will resume your day tour with a trip to the Petronas Twin Towers. During this tour, you will get to enjoy the view over the city from the Twin Towers bridge. An internationally recognised masterpiece, this iconic tower powerfully captures the aspirations of a nation hurtling into the future.

After the Twin Towers tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel for the evening.

Included

Entrance ticket Twin Towers • Land transfer • English Speaking Guide • Accommodation at Hotel Stripes KL [Deluxe Room]

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 3
Fly to Borneo – Stay at Sepilok Nature Resort

In the morning, you will check out from your hotel and we will transfer you to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) to catch your flight to the Nature City of Sandakan in Borneo.

Upon arrival at Sandakan Airport, you will be transferred to Sepilok Nature Resort for your stay for the night. It will be free and easy for the rest of the day, so you can take this opportunity to explore the nearby Rainforest Discovery Centre or maybe make it to Sandakan town and try its gastronomic offerings!

Included

Accommodation at Sepilok Nature Resort Sandakan - Chalet • Airport transfer

Meals

Breakfast

Day 4
Sepilok – Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort

After breakfast, you will visit the Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. Watch a short video documentary of the rehabilitation activities before taking a stroll on the boardwalk through the lowland rainforest to witness the feeding of the Orang Utan at 10.00am.

After lunch, it is time to make your next journey to Kinabatangan. You will be going on a one-and-a-half-hour boat ride to the Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, along Sabah's longest river, the Kinabatangan River.

This gives you the opportunity to go bird watching and wildlife-spotting in the virgin mangrove area, wetland and rainforest habitats. After checking in and enjoying your afternoon refreshment, you will go on a river cruise in search of some of the 10 species of primates. Kinabatangan is home to the famous Bornean pygmy elephants, orangutans, proboscis monkeys and all eight species of hornbills in Borneo.

Included

River Cruise • English-speaking Guides • Entrance fees • Accommodation at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort - Deluxe Chalet

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 5
Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort

Wake up to the calls of gibbons and hornbills and hot Sabah tea or Tenom coffee!

At 6.00am, you will go on a morning river cruise up the Kinabatangan River to Kelenanap oxbow lake to view more birds and wildlife. In the afternoon, you will proceed to have another river cruise for more wildlife sighting.

Overnight stay at the Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort.

Included

River Cruises • English-speaking Guides • Accommodation at Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort - Deluxe Chalet

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner

Day 6
Sandakan – Kota Kinabalu

In the morning, after checking out of the Kinabatangan Wetlands Resort, you will take a boat transfer to Sandakan and subsequently to the Sandakan Airport for your flight to Kota Kinabalu. Upon arrival at Kota Kinabalu, you will then be transferred to Hotel Grandis, located smack dab in the heart of Kota Kinabalu. The rest of the day is free for your own activity.

Situated within a shopping mall and surrounded by many nearby attractions, you can opt to go shopping, spend your day at the spa or go island-hopping today. You can also scout for the best places to enjoy local food as well as fresh seafood while you’re here.

Included

Accommodation at Hotel Grandis • Transfers

Meals

Breakfast

Day 7
Kota Kinabalu – White water rafting

Bring out your inner adrenaline junkie with a white water rafting adventure in Sabah!

You can choose between two options: Kiulu white water rafting (Grade 1-2; suitable for children aged 5 and above), which is relatively easy and unchallenging, or Padas white water rafting (Grade 3-4), which is more adventurous and fun.

After your rafting trip, you will have a buffet lunch at your chosen venue (Kiulu or Padas) before being transferred back to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu.

Included

Transport • Certified Rafting Guide • Accommodation at Hotel Grandis

Meals

Breakfast • Lunch

Day 8
Kota Kinabalu

After a whole day of adventure yesterday, today is free and easy for you to relax and explore the city at your own pace. Should you like to book a day tour, you can always get in touch with us for recommendations.

Included

Accommodation at Hotel Grandis

Meals

Breakfast

Day 9
Kota Kinabalu – Kota Bahru – Perhentian Island

After having your breakfast and checking out from your hotel, you will be picked up and transferred to Kota Kinabalu International Airport for the final leg of your journey: Perhentian Island!

Upon arriving at the Kota Bahru Airport, you will then be transferred to Perhentian Island via speedboat and will be checking in at Tuna Bay Resort. The rest of the day is free and easy for you to enjoy.

Included

Transfers • Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 10
Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island

It’s another day in paradise!

It’s time to hit the beach and soak up the sun. Don’t forget your sun block and a good book!

Included

Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 11
Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island

Today, take the time to discover the Perhentian Island marine park and learn a thing or two about the underwater world.

Do also take the time to go diving, snorkelling or take part in any water sport activity while you’re at it.

Included

Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 12
Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island

Good morning!

Perhentian’s lush rain forest on the island is a particularly favourable destination for trekking, as the island’s remarkable biodiversity is matched by a good network of jungle trails where you can experience the hundreds of species of flora and animal inhabitants.

Included

Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 13
Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island

Don't miss the chance to rent a Water Taxi. The Perhentian Islands have a lot of water taxies, which are small boats, that can take you around to some of the other beaches on the two islands.

Included

Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 14
Tuna Bay Island Resort - Perhentian Island

You last full day at the island. Don't forget to enjoy it and relax before going home. Have your last meal of some of the local delicacies such as sea food and fresh coconut juice.

Included

Accommodation at Tuna Bay Island Resort - Deluxe Standard Chalet

Meals

Breakfast

Day 15
Departure Kota Bahru

Every good thing will eventually come to an end (tsk!), it’s time for you to go home.

After breakfast and checking out, you will be transferred back to Kota Bahru via speedboat and to the airport to catch your next flight. We hope you will have enjoyed your holiday and see you soon!

Note: Tuna Bay, Perhentian Island is closed 8 October - 28 February. If you wish to travel during this period of time we can recommend other places.

Included

Boat & Land Transfers to Kota Bahru Airport

Meals

Breakfast

Price information
Price

MYR 5295 / person (min 2 people)

MYR 3995 / child (2 - 11 years)

Please contact us if you are a single traveller.


We accept payments in the following currencies: MYR, USD, EUR, GBP, AUD, CAD, NZD, SGD, DKK, SEK and NOK.

Please contact us for prices in mentioned currencies.


Package excludes:

Flight tickets, Personal expenditure, additional tours, Items not mentioned, Perhentian Island Marine Park & Conservation Fees, Tips

Prices valid until 31 Mar 2018
Tours Designed for Independent Travellers
We have designed our tours to suit the independent travellers who does not like to follow big groups. That means you decide the start date of the tour. We can easily customize the package and make changes if you have special requests.
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